Report on Ontario Cannabis Legislation, Cannabis Retail Stores

Today at City Council, City staff tabled a report with information and recommendations to inform City Council’s decision to either allow cannabis retail outlets in Ottawa or keep them outside of the municipal boundary when the province allows storefronts starting on April 1.

City Council will debate and vote on the matter at a Special City Council meeting on Thursday, December 13 at City Hall. The full report is available below as links to the separate sections of the report.

ACS2018-EPS-GEN-0011 – Report Cannabis Retail 2018 EN

Document 1 Federal Framework Key Provisions_

Document 2 Summary of Provincial Cannabis Models

Document 3 Provincial Framework Key Provisions

Document 4 – EKOS Retail Cannabis Final Report – Nov 2018 – EN

Document 5 – Summary of Public Input on Retail Cannabis (City) – 05 Dec 2018 – E

Document 6 – List of Zones – Retail Permitted

Document 7-Public Health Considerations Updated Dec 3 2018 Final